"Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant" is sort of a
"Twilight"-lite. It's about vampires and it's about teenagers. But
where "Twilight" vamps down Romance Novel Road, "Freak," based on
Darren Shan's novels, is a lark, and, in this case, the laughs are
We're in the final stretch for fall television premieres. More
than 40 shows already have debuted in the last two weeks, with 27
on tap between now and next Thursday, and eight stragglers popping
up in October.
It was reported in the Arizona Daily Star last week that our
governor stated to fellow church members that we live in a
Christian country; that God chose her to govern Arizona; and that
it is only by asking for divine help that we can get through these
ABUJA, Nigeria — One of the summer's biggest blockbusters — a
sci-fi morality tale about aliens and apartheid — is not welcome in
Nigeria because of its portrayal of Nigerians as gangsters and
cannibals, Nigeria's information minister said Saturday.